Category: Oil & Gas

Will Oil & Gas Companies Freeze Their Pension Plans?

Companies in the Oil & Gas Industry are in the process of trying to cut costs to help deal with the economic downturn brought on by the Coronavirus.  The pandemic hurt the entire economy, but it came down on the oil & gas industry especially hard. Some companies like Chevron have chosen to conduct layoffs

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Chevron? What Oil & Gas Companies Do to Save Their Dividends

Ever since the Coronavirus crisis took its toll on the Oil & Gas industry, Fortune 500 companies have been scrambling to protect their dividends and keep their shareholders happy. The results have been generally negative for workers at those companies. ExxonMobil has been in the news a lot recently for taking on cost cutting measures

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Life After OXY: Why Would I Work?

As a recruiter many of my clients ask me about whether or not they should work after retirement. There are many benefits to working in retirement, both financial and emotional. Let’s take a look at some of those benefits. FINANCIALLY: BENEFITS OF WORKING Make up for Decreased Value of Savings or Investments. Low interest rates have

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Analyzing the Timing for Your Unemployment Benefits From Chevron

Despite what most folks think, you do not have to file for unemployment benefits immediately after getting laid off.  While many people certainly need the money and cushion, others may have more flexibility in when they can claim their benefits. If you’re a part of the latter, it would be wise to weigh your options

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Helpful Information for Chevron Retirees

As a resource for those who have retired from Chevron, this page provides information to help guide you through life after working.  From pensions to 401(k) handling and everything in between. Many of you have asked me for insights, information or help with an abundance of varying topics. Simply put, the purpose here is to

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